Sri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara (SDM) College of Dental Sciences & Hospital is among the premier institutes for education in medical science, in India. The college was established in 1986. The college was given a ‘Five Star’ status by NAAC, which is a component of University Grants Commission (UGC). The dental college is affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore. It is recognized by Dental Council of India (DCI), New Delhi. The college is dedicated to impart quality education at the undergraduate and post - graduate levels.
S.D.M. College of Dental Sciences is a self financing, non-profitable organization. It is spread over an area of 40 acres of land. The campus of the college provides ideal ambience to its students. It is located in a pollution-free environment, since it’s away from the city. The college offers good lodging facilities to its students and leisure amenities within its campus.